Return to Earth From Space Home
Earth from Space logo Image Information Earth from Space logo

Display a Screen Layout for Printing

IMAGE: gray corner       IMAGE: gray corner
  Image: Geographic Location Direction Photo #: STS61B-52-42 Date: Dec. 1985
Geographic Region: USA-TEXAS

Ordering information for space photography
IMAGE: gray corner     IMAGE: gray corner

Image: gray corner     Image: gray corner
  View Low-Resolution Image  
  STS61B-052-0042 Kingsville and South Texas Coastal Plain, Texas, U.S.A. November 1985
Kingsville, 34 miles (55 kilometers) southwest of Corpus Christi (not in photograph), is featured in this north-northwest-looking, low-oblique photograph. Most of the healthy (red) vegetation in this color infrared photograph is part of gigantic King Ranch that encompasses more than 2000 square miles (5180 square kilometers). Kingsville, headquarters for the vast King Ranch, is a processing center for farm products, oil, and natural gas.
Image: gray corner     Image: gray corner

Images: All Available Images Low-Resolution 390k
Mission: STS61B  
Roll - Frame: 52 - 42
Geographical Name: USA-TEXAS  
Center Lat x Lon: 27.5N x 98W
Film Exposure: N   N=Normal exposure, U=Under exposed, O=Over exposed, F=out of Focus
Percentage of Cloud Cover-CLDP: 0
Camera: HB
Camera Tilt: 12   LO=Low Oblique, HO=High Oblique, NV=Near Vertical
Camera Focal Length: 250  
Nadir to Photo Center Direction: N   The direction from the nadir to the center point, N=North, S=South, E=East, W=West
Stereo?: Y   Y=Yes there is an adjacent picture of the same area, N=No there isn't
Orbit Number: 93  
Date: 19851202   YYYYMMDD
Time: 205940   GMT HHMMSS
Nadir Lat: 26.9N  
Latitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Nadir Lon: 97.9W  
Longitude of suborbital point of spacecraft
Sun Azimuth: 221   Clockwise angle in degrees from north to the sun measured at the nadir point
Space Craft Altitude: 173   nautical miles
Sun Elevation: 27   Angle in degrees between the horizon and the sun, measured at the nadir point
Land Views: PLAIN  
Water Views:  
Atmosphere Views:  
City Views:  
Photo is not associated with any sequences

Home Page
Home Page
JSC Digital
Image Collection
Earth Science &
Remote Sensing

NASA meatball logo
This service is provided by the International Space Station program and the JSC Earth Science & Remote Sensing Unit, ARES Division, Exploration Integration Science Directorate.
ESRS logo